Definition of yielding adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈjiːldɪŋ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈjiːldɪŋ//
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  1. 1(of a substance) soft and easy to bend or move when you press it She sank onto the yielding cushions of the couch.
  2. 2(of a person) willing to do what other people want
  3. 3(used with an adverb) giving the amount of crops, profits, etc. mentioned high/low yielding crops
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